IGNITION: new platform for Live Art!
IGNITION the new platform for Live Art in New York City continues its Fall 2019 performance event on Saturday, November 16, 8:00 PM at Grace Exhibition Space in the Lower East Side. This month's program features artists whose work are based on their practice of dance movement, public interventions and participatory actions.
Featured guest artists:
* Sylvain Souklaye (France)
* Patrice Miller (United States)
* Duff Norris (United States)
IGNITION -Live Art Explorations is a platform created to foster the exploration, examination, experimentation, and presentation of performative narratives in contemporary art. The monthly program will feature live presentations, discussions, and workshops to encourage the development of various modalities of somatic expression. IGNITION will further contribute to a broader understanding of corporeal manifestations in Live Art and its many manifestations.
Public event - Donations are highly encouraged
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ABOUT GRACE EXHIBITION SPACE
182 AVENUE C NEW YORK, NY 10009
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Grace, n. - simple elegance or refinement of movement
Grace Period - an extended period granted as a special favor
The Three Graces (Greek Mythology) - charm, grace, and beauty
Opened in 2006, Grace Exhibition Space is devoted exclusively to Performance Art. We offer an opportunity to experience visceral and challenging works by the current generation of international performance artists whether emerging, mid-career or established. Our events are presented on the floor, not on a stage, dissolving the boundary between artist and viewer. This is how performance art is meant to be experienced and our mission is the glorification of performance art.
Grace Exhibition Space presents over 30 curated live performance art exhibitions each year, showcasing new work by more than 400 performance artists from across the United States and the world since 2006.
September 13: Silver Spiders [International]
September 27: Curated by Sol Sax [NYC]
October 11: Chun Hua Catherine Dong [Canada]
October 25: Nicola Fornoni [Italy]
November 8: Viviana Druga [Berlin/Romania]
November 22: Non Grata Group [Estonia & beyond]
Grace Exhibition Space for International Performance Art Space IRS tax-exempt 501(c)3 status in 2015.
Grace Exhibition Space follows the We Have a Voice Collectives Code of Conduct to Promote Safe(r) Workplaces in the Performing Arts For more information and resources, visit: www.wehavevoice.org